The 3rd Annual Windsor ComiCon takes place inside The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor on August 12-13, 2017.
Windsor ComiCon features popular genres such as comics, sci-fi, horror, gaming, anime/cosplay. The public will enjoy great guests, celebrity comic guests and voice actors,along with interesting and exciting programming for all interests from the hard-core to mainstream curious fans.
This all-ages pop culture event thrilled fans during its first two installments in 2015 and 2016 respectively while featuring guests that ranged from Kevin Smith and Sean Austin to Tia Carrere and Lou Ferrigno.
Anticipation is building for Windsor ComiCon 2017.
World’s Largest Fan Run Transformers Convention (TFcon) Promoter Colin Douglas Takes Over Windsor ComiCon For 2017
New general manager Colin Douglas will take on leadership the 3rd Annual Windsor ComiCon. Douglas is a long time collector of comic books and action figures who is known in the fan community as the promoter behind TFcon (tfcon.ca) the world’s largest fan run Transformers convention held annually in Mississauga, Ontario for the last 16 years.
Douglas’ passion for all things geek also resulted in the creation of Ontario Collector Con (ontariocollectorscon.com) and the annual 80’s Toy Expo which continues to produces every year. Douglas is dedicated to give fans another option where they can find rare and import toys, comics and collectibles.
“I’m extremely excited to be able to provide what will be a fantastic event for the fans in Windsor-Essex County and the surrounding areas,” said Douglas.
Windsor ComiCon will feature autograph and photo op sessions with the celebrity guests, Q&A panels with the guests, programming for all the key genres, cosplay costume contests for adults and for kids, and tons of shopping from a wide variety of vendors of comics, action figures, t-shirts and much more.
Full details will be released in the near future and will be posted here as soon as they become available.
Dates and Times:
Saturday August 12 (times to be announced)
Sunday August 13 (times to be announced)
Ticket details and pricing to be announced.
Windsor ComiCon is an all ages event featuring popular genres such as comics, sci-fi, horror, gaming and anime/cosplay. The colossal event will take inside The Colosseum at Caesars Windsor (August 12-13, 2017). For more information visit WindsorComicon.com
About Windsor ComiCon’s Change in Leadership
Colin Douglas acquired the rights to Windsor ComiCon through past president Steve Menzie.
“The success of Windsor ComiCon will certainly prosper under Colin’s leadership,” said Menzie. “I encourage the communities of Windsor-Essex to continue to support this great pop culture event.”
Menzie, who acquired ownership of the Sport Card & Memorabilia Expo (sportcardexpo.com) in 2016 also took over the license for Spartan Race Canada (spartanrace.ca) where he is now the general manager.
Local Windsorite Jeremy Renaud worked with Menzie in the past to promote and organize Windsor ComiCon. Renaud will now work with Menzie at both the Sport Card & Memorabilia Expo and Spartan Race Canada. In addition, Renaud will assist Douglas with Windsor ComiCon 2017.
Looking Back at Windsor ComiCon 2016
2016 Windsor Comicon Celebrity Guests Included:
Sean Astin, The Lord of the Rings
Jason Priestley, Beverly Hills, 90210
Tia Carrere, Relic Hunter & Wayne’s World
Nicholas Brendon, Buffy the Vampire Slayer
Ann Mahoney, The Walking Dead
Paul Amos, Assassin’s Creed: Syndicate & Lost Girl
Lou Ferrigno, The Incredible Hulk
Linda Ballantyne & Katie Griffin, Sailor Moon
Yanick Paquette, Wonder Woman (Earth One)
Leonard Kirk, Squadron Supreme
Johnny D, Vampirella, Wonder Woman
Richard Pace, Blood Thirsty
2017 Windsor ComiCon Celebrity Guests To Be Announced Soon
For more information visit WindsorComicon.com